We are so thrilled to be revealing the cover of Elizabeth Reyes’ next book in the Fate series – HIS TO GUARD! Whether you’ve been dying for Isaiah’s story, or this is your first time diving into this world, you’re not going to want to miss HIS TO GUARD. Check out the incredible cover, and a little bit more about the book, below!
About HIS TO GUARD
Date: January 22, 2016
Smith has been in
love with Eliot Devlin almost his entire life. During their
turbulent childhood and teen years, Loren didn’t always understand Eliot, and
sometimes he could be a challenge, but Eliot was the only one to ever truly
ease Loren’s deep loneliness and accept him. When Eliot’s increasingly
erratic and self-destructive behavior culminates in a suicide attempt at
seventeen, Loren is devastated.
meeting again by chance nine years later, Loren is enjoying a successful career
as a police officer while Eliot’s life has been a constant struggle for
stability. In and out of mental hospitals, with a rap sheet a mile long,
he continues to be buffeted by the twin storms of mania and depression.
Loren’s love and protectiveness for Eliot are deeply ingrained in him, however,
and their feelings for each other are quickly rekindled.
has issues of his own he’s dealing with, and trying to understand and cope with
Eliot’s bipolar disorder isn’t easy. They believe they’re meant to be,
and Eliot brings a fulfillment to Loren’s life that no one else will ever
match. But as they both come to realize, love by itself can’t cure all.
“I’ve seen so many different incarnations of your moods, but I honestly don’t
know if I’d recognize happiness in you.” His voice held a faint note of apology
for asking, and Eliot glanced at him, surprised but pleased by Loren’s candor.
know if I’d recognize happiness either, Loren,” he admitted, rubbing his thumb
over the back of Loren’s hand when he threw Eliot a stricken look. “Hey, hey,”
Eliot said reassuringly. “I don’t mean that the way it sounds.”
blew out a breath, thinking about how to explain this. Loren waited, but his lips
were pressed together in a tight line, and Eliot squeezed his fingers.
when I wake up in the morning, I’m afraid,” he said, and Loren opened his mouth
to speak but then didn’t say anything. Eliot glanced at him again, then
continued, “I feel the craziness, the madness lurking, just waiting for me. It
feels like it’s attached to me, that when I get out of bed, I’m dragging it
with me. It’s always there, ready to pounce and swallow me up.”
El,” Loren whispered.
his hand. “And this morning when I woke up, I wasn’t afraid. I think that’s
what it feels like to be happy. It’s enough for me.”
didn’t say anything, but a lone tear slid down his cheek. Eliot reached up and
wiped it away with his thumb, stroking Loren’s jaw tenderly.
the matter, honey?”
then the sign for a scenic lookout appeared, and Loren took the exit, parking
the truck. He stared through the windshield, blinking fast, more tears welling
thought of you for all those years, waking up afraid,” he whispered brokenly.
“And I wasn’t there, Eliot. I wasn’t there.” Eliot could see Loren’s throat
working as he fought not to cry, and with a soft exclamation, Eliot opened his
arms, gathering him close. He stroked Loren’s hair, feeling the hot wetness of
tears against his neck.
were there, Loren. Shhh,” he soothed.
Loren calmed a little, Eliot pulled back and took Loren’s face in his hands,
forcing him to meet his eyes.
been in a lot of therapy over the years, and they always ask me the same thing,
what my best memories are, what memories do I have of feeling happy or safe.
I’m supposed to bring them to mind when I’m stressed or scared or angry. It’s
part of cognitive therapy, learning to readjust your thinking, to focus on good
things and not negative things.”
caressed Loren’s face. “And Loren, there’s a lot I don’t remember, but what I
do, every single one of those types of memories is about you. Being kids,
riding our bikes, playing with toys, laughing at stupid jokes. Then later the
way you held me in the dark after a nightmare or sat with me when I was so sad
and hurting that I wanted to die. The way you—the way you loved me, loved my batshit crazy and fucked-up mess.
completely lost it then, and Eliot let him cry it out, murmuring to him,
rocking him, reveling in being the one to comfort, to soothe, of being able to
shore up the man he loved when he needed it.
the storm passed and Loren pulled away, sitting up and scrubbing his hands over
glad, El,” he rasped, clearing his throat several times before starting the
truck and pulling back onto the interstate. “I’m glad I’m your best memories.”
Texas and Florida prisons…for work. She’s been in a room with a
17-year-old mass murderer who was also one of the most soft-spoken and polite
teenagers she’s ever met. After a 13-year career as a court reporter, she
can tell many stories both hilarious and heartbreaking.
and ended up marrying a Navy man. After living and working all over the
country, she hopes to bring these rich and varied life experiences to her
stories about people finding love amidst real-life struggles.
the courtroom behind and now enjoys a rewarding career transcribing for a deaf
student. She currently lives in Arizona with her husband and two sons.
Artist: Natasha Snow
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Title: Claimed (Decadence after Dark Book 2)
Author: M. Never
Genre: Dark Erotic Romance
Release Date: March 10th 2015
Cover: Cover Me, DarlingReading
Cover Blurb:With one look he consumed me.
With one touch he marked me.
With one kiss he owned me.
With one whisper he claimed me. “No matter where you go or who you’re with, you’ll always be mine.”Ellie Stevens thought she had moved on from the domineering man who abducted her. Now living in Hawaii and following her dreams, no one is going to keep her down. But things aren’t always as they seem.
Kayne Rivers reluctantly let Ellie go, but just because she’s gone now, doesn’t mean she’ll be gone forever. She is his, and he won’t stop until he’s reclaimed her as his own. ~~ ❀❀❀Claimed is a dark erotic romance. Please pay close attention to the use of the words dark, erotic, and romance. It has intense sexual situations, a Master/slave relationship, mild abuse,unconsensual sex, and some violence. Reader discretion is advised. CONTINUE READING